Formarossa

DESCRIPTION

Red wine produced with Massaretta grapes and Sangiovese grown in the vineyard “Forma Alta” and “La Perla” in Bonascola, Carrara.Le grapes harvested manually brought to the cellar in the town of Castelpoggio 700m above sea level interrara ¾ full of constant temperature.Fermentation with its yeast directly in cement tanks and subsequent aging for twelve months.

Technical

First year of production: 2011
Grapes: 80% Sangiovese 20% Massaretta
Exposure and altitude: 200 m above sea level south west
Soil: Mostly grainy type of siliceous
Training system: Guyot
Average age of vines: 60 years
Method and period: At least twelve months in cement tanks
Alcohol content: 13%